Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Raleigh / Durham, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (KRDU)

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

A Few Clouds

70°F

21°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 2:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light west wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light west wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.9°N 79.05°W (Elev. 499 ft)
1:21 am EDT Aug 15, 2018
3am EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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